Resume

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"It's important to provide relatable and rational psychiatric care to my patients, and accept them for the complete person they are, regardless of their race, economics, gender or sexual identity."

Education

2021
Walden University

Masters of Science in Nursing – Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner

Program completed in May 2021. Awaiting authorization to test for the ANCC PMHNP exam

2013
Chamberlain College of Nursing

Bachelors of Science in Nursing

2002
Marymount University

Associate of Applied Sciences, Nursing

1986
Davenport University

Associate of Applied Sciences, Emergency Medical Services Management

Current Activities

PsychNP Cast Podcast
Currently (Volunteer)

Host and Producer

Originator, host, and producer of the PsychNP Cast podcast. This podcast is a commercial-free education tool for the PMHNP community and their peers. The present listening audience is over 1000 listeners per episode.

WPFW 89.3 FM
Currently (Volunteer)

Radio Co-Host: Inside Out LGBTQ+ Radio

One of a collective of hosts that talk on various topics of relevance to the LGBTQ+ community. This is a live weekly show that covers many topics. My "beat" in physical and mental health and wellness. My guests and I go on the air an average of once every 6 weeks. We air live and are on-demand via a podcast and the station website.

Virginia Department of Health
Currently (Volunteer)

Medical Reserve Corps

Mass vaccination volunteer for the COVID efforts

Past Nursing Experience Highlights

Potomac Programs (now Embark)
2019-2020

Wellness Nurse for IOP/PHP

2019-2020: Provide wellness checks for patients 14-24 years of age in the PHP program. Act as the clinical liaison between the therapy team and psychiatrist. Offer clinical education to the staff. Lead educational groups for the patient cohort

Marymount University
2019-2020

Adjunct Faculty – BSN Nursing Program

Provide education to the Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) and Accelerated BSN students in the skills and simulation labs. Offer lecture, demonstration, and skills validation through hands-on classes and simulated high fidelity and low fidelity manikin practice

Virginia Hospital Center

Behavioral Health Staff Nurse 3

Northern Virginia Community College

Adjunct Faculty: Emergency Medical Services and Workforce Development

George Washington University Medical Faculty Associates

Clinical Informatics Nurse Manager

Fairfax County Fire Rescue Department

Clinical Educator

HCA Stone Springs Hospital

Administrative Nursing Supervisor

Kaiser Permanente

Clinical Operations Manager

Inova Fairfax Hospital

Trauma Nurse Specialist

Complete Resume/CV

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Training and Licensure

  • Transgender Training Institute - Training of Trainers A 3 day long training program to teach attendees how to teach others affirming language and interaction with the transgender community
  • Virginia Board of Nursing Registered Nurse - Multi-State License (Compact)
  • District of Columbia Board of Nursing Registered Nurse
  • California Board of Nursing Registered Nurse
  • Oregon Board of Nursing Registered Nurse
  • American Heart Association Basic Cardiac Life Support & Advanced Cardiac Life Support

Skills

MS Word

95%

MS PowerPoint

95%

MS Excel

80%

Dr Chrono EHR

90%

Epic EHR

85%

Allscripts EHR

80%

Cerner EHR

70%